The navigation is especially good. It uses data from the Here mapping service, enhanced with a Google Earth overlay for accurate, almost lifelike representation of what's ahead. Mapping data is important for high-tech driving: Audi was part of an automotive consortium that just purchased Here from Nokia for $2.7B.
The 2016 Audi TT will be the first car with the virtual cockpit, but Audi plans to build it into other cars in the near future: The R8, plus the A4 and the Q7. Stay tuned for our eyes-on experience with the virtual cockpit when the TT ships later this summer.
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